Before you leave or drop your child off somewhere, share a favorite, fun or special “See you late” saying. Create a new goodbye ritual. Tell them that after it’s finished, it will be time for you to leave. Reassure them you will see them later.
See what your child is learning
Transitions can be difficult for toddlers. When you create a goodbye tradition with a “See you late” saying or other ritual, you give them some control, which helps them feel safe.